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After serving as a Research Assistant in the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science at the University of Waterloo, Dr. Xu received her academic appointment in 2003 as an Assistant Professor in the Center of American Indian Health Research of the College of Public Health at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She joined Houston Methodist Research Institute in 2007.

Research interests

Dr. Xu’s biostatistics work has primarily focused on diabetes, heart disease, and kidney disease in medically underserved populations. She was the biostatistician for the NIH-funded Strong Heart Study, the largest and longest longitudinal study of cardiovascular disease and its risk factors in American Indians.

Dr. Xu’s current biostatistics studies include industry-funded chemotherapy trials for her2neu negative breast cancer patients.

Keywords

    Research Area Keywords

  • Outcomes, Quality & Health Care Performance
  • Systems Medicine & Bioinformatics

    Free-text keywords

  • Biostatistics, Clinical trial data analysis, Survival data analysis, Longitudinal data analysis, Cardiovascular disease, Diabetes, Kidney disease, Nutrition

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North American Indians
Concept: North American Indians
Weight: 100%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Cardiovascular Diseases
Concept: Cardiovascular Diseases
Weight: 57%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Concept: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Weight: 54%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
American Indians
Concept: American Indians
Weight: 51%
Domain: Agriculture & Biology
Single-Photon Emission-Computed Tomography
Concept: Single-Photon Emission-Computed Tomography
Weight: 41%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Papillomaviridae
Concept: Papillomaviridae
Weight: 41%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Albuminuria
Concept: Albuminuria
Weight: 38%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Cell Biology
Concept: Cell Biology
Weight: 35%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
heart
Concept: heart
Weight: 32%
Domain: Agriculture & Biology
Perfusion
Concept: Perfusion
Weight: 32%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Research OutputsResearch Output authored by Susan Xu is tagged with the concept

Journals

Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

ISSNs: 0735-1097

Elsevier

Journal

6

JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging

ISSNs: 1936-878X

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1876-7591

Elsevier

Journal

5

Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis

ISSNs: 1538-7933

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1538-7836

Wiley

Journal

3

Journal of Nuclear Cardiology

ISSNs: 1071-3581

Springer New York

Journal

3

Journal of Nutrition

ISSNs: 0022-3166

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1541-6100

American Society for Nutrition

Journal

3
has published Research OutputsResearch Output by Susan Xu

Research Network

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Shared Pub. Internal Organizations

Houston Methodist Hospital

Organizational unit: Schools & Hospitals

31

Department of Cardiology

Organizational unit: Departments

21

DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center

Organizational unit: Centers of Excellence

20

Department of Cardiovascular Sciences

Organizational unit: Departments

16

Department of Pathology & Genomic Medicine

Organizational unit: Departments

5
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Susan Xu

Shared Pub. External Organizations

Houston Methodist Research Institute

External organization: Unknown

16

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

External organization: Unknown

10

Union Memorial Hospital

External organization: Medical

10

NHLBI

External organization: Unknown

7

Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine

External organization: Unknown

4
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Susan Xu

Shared Pub. Internal co-authors

has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Susan Xu

Shared Pub. External co-authors

Barbara V. Howard

External person

11

Richard R. Fabsitz

External person

7

Elisa T. Lee

External person

7

Sigal Eilat-Adar

External person

7

Catherine Loria

External person

4
has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Susan Xu

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